1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Is this a shady buy? Advice please

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by yotanation29, May 27, 2012.

  1. yotanation29

    yotanation29 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 26, 2012
    Member:
    #79541
    Messages:
    266
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    ADRIEL
    CHULA VISTA
    Vehicle:
    98 TRD
    all pro upper a arms, icon extended travel 3", bumper cb, clarion nav, and much more to come!!
    I'm buying a 98 Tacoma and am looking for a front bumper, with a winch mount, and a rear bumper with a swing out tire rack, and a roof rack. Any suggestions on the best place to look?
     
  2. Monkeysuncle

    Monkeysuncle My Cat's breath Smells like Cat Food

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2008
    Member:
    #8809
    Messages:
    1,257
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kevin
    Florida
    Vehicle:
    99 Tacoma SR5 4x4 5 speed Manual Hubs
    Diff Breather,CB thingy,GPS,Cop Shocks,Cop Breaks, old Man Emu 881's Dakar Leaf Springs and Nitro sport shocks. Deck Plate mod
    What is the shady part? The Tacoma or places to get bumpers? I bought my 1999 from car max six years ago with 56 or 57 K on the clock. She runs like A CHAMP.
     
  3. Anteupp

    Anteupp Mega Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2011
    Member:
    #62962
    Messages:
    2,137
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Andrew
    San Diego
    Total Chaos Long Travel 4x4, Fox Coilovers, DMZ spring under, 16" king tripple bypasses, Garage built bedcage/bumper, full cage coming soon...
    yeah fkn shadyy
     
  4. Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

    Joined:
    Dec 6, 2010
    Member:
    #47253
    Messages:
    2,097
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    John
    Albuquerque, NM
    Vehicle:
    05 DSM Base SR5 Slug Taco
    Full custom stereo, onboard air compressor, train horns, spacer lift, 30" tires, optima yellow top, rear slider window & tailgate anti-theft mod, pop & lock, class 3 tow hitch, lights in bed, Ultra Gauge, Weather Tech mats, yellow fog lights, camper top, air lift rear airbags, rear diff breather mod, soon to be more...
    ^^^this
     
  5. cjasu

    cjasu TW resident Camel

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2012
    Member:
    #69759
    Messages:
    455
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    CJ
    Buies creek NC/seminole county
    Vehicle:
    06 prerunner soon to be moded
    camo seat covers
    Okay bad title but with the bumpers id seaech for the bumpers thread and talk to the vendkrs that make them and work to see which one works best for your wallet ride and needs and post pictures when you finish installing them all
     
  6. babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

    Joined:
    May 17, 2011
    Member:
    #56797
    Messages:
    9,031
    Gender:
    Female
    NorCal
    Vehicle:
    2010 Barcelona AC 4x4 4.0 6spd

    Heck, THIS post ^^^ is hella shady.
     
  7. DrewH

    DrewH Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2010
    Member:
    #46791
    Messages:
    15,089
    Gender:
    Male
    This entire thread doesn't make sense. :confused:
     
  8. Mr. Brown

    Mr. Brown Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2010
    Member:
    #29540
    Messages:
    2,201
    Gender:
    Male
    Orange County
    Vehicle:
    White Double Cab Off Road
    Suspensiopn: Donahoe coil overs, Donahoe rear reservoir shocks, Light Racing UCA's, Wheelers AAL's, Exterior: Powder-coated black billet grill, Hella Black Magic fog lights, color matched rear bumper, color matched side mirrors, undercover tonneau cover, Interior: Alpine W203 w/ Blackbird II, Weathertech Floor-liners, blue gauge light mod, Performance: AFE Stage II Intake, Banks exhaust, single cat y-pipe, Dynomat hood-liner, NST Performance pulleys, URD MAF calibrator
  9. koco

    koco Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 25, 2012
    Member:
    #79503
    Messages:
    239
    Gender:
    Male
    Bay Area Ca.
    Vehicle:
    '01 Taco
    Around $26,000 worth of unleaded in the fuel tank.
    Wait...is this the one about the rabbit with the pancakes on its head?

    Don't buy any parts until you buy the truck. Best would be buy a used bumper and repaint it.
     
  10. yotanation29

    yotanation29 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 26, 2012
    Member:
    #79541
    Messages:
    266
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    ADRIEL
    CHULA VISTA
    Vehicle:
    98 TRD
    all pro upper a arms, icon extended travel 3", bumper cb, clarion nav, and much more to come!!
    Haha it was supposed to be two different posts, it's a shady buy cuz the guy put a v8 engine in it but had his neighbor do the install. And I jut wanna know where I can get a good bumper
     
  11. the.sight.picture

    the.sight.picture .45%er

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2012
    Member:
    #71180
    Messages:
    3,131
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Nick
    VA
    Vehicle:
    05 TRD
    flux capisitor, magnaflow muffler bearing, extra blinker fluid container. 6 inch wide stacks

    PICS or it didnt happen. Subbed for possible hilarity:D
     
  12. DrewH

    DrewH Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2010
    Member:
    #46791
    Messages:
    15,089
    Gender:
    Male
    CBI makes some pretty badass rear bumpers.
     
  13. yotanation29

    yotanation29 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 26, 2012
    Member:
    #79541
    Messages:
    266
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    ADRIEL
    CHULA VISTA
    Vehicle:
    98 TRD
    all pro upper a arms, icon extended travel 3", bumper cb, clarion nav, and much more to come!!
    I've seen the engine Im just worried it's going to be a piece of crap. But as of now I'm getting it Friday
     
  14. ffirg

    ffirg Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2011
    Member:
    #57975
    Messages:
    4,307
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    mike
    Anchorage, Alaska
    Vehicle:
    2002 Tacoma SR5 TRD 4X4
    Deckplate mod, grey wire mod, Moromoto Mini H1 projectors, 20'' Blitzpro LED bar, two 6'' Blitzpro LED bars, ultra gauge, rhino lined bed, LED dome light in camper shell, and more to come...
    X2 :popcorn:
     
  15. babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

    Joined:
    May 17, 2011
    Member:
    #56797
    Messages:
    9,031
    Gender:
    Female
    NorCal
    Vehicle:
    2010 Barcelona AC 4x4 4.0 6spd
    Aww come on, now!! THIS guy put a V-8 in his second gen.
     
  16. yotanation29

    yotanation29 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 26, 2012
    Member:
    #79541
    Messages:
    266
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    ADRIEL
    CHULA VISTA
    Vehicle:
    98 TRD
    all pro upper a arms, icon extended travel 3", bumper cb, clarion nav, and much more to come!!
    Once I got it I'll post pics and start a build thread
     
  17. the.sight.picture

    the.sight.picture .45%er

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2012
    Member:
    #71180
    Messages:
    3,131
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Nick
    VA
    Vehicle:
    05 TRD
    flux capisitor, magnaflow muffler bearing, extra blinker fluid container. 6 inch wide stacks

    ok, i understand that you have seen it. :DTacomaworld wants to see it:D
     
  18. the.sight.picture

    the.sight.picture .45%er

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2012
    Member:
    #71180
    Messages:
    3,131
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Nick
    VA
    Vehicle:
    05 TRD
    flux capisitor, magnaflow muffler bearing, extra blinker fluid container. 6 inch wide stacks
    :rofl:^^
     
  19. Nunavut

    Nunavut Senior Member. HA. I'm not a senior. I'm young...

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2011
    Member:
    #67710
    Messages:
    1,134
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Shayne
    Canada
    Vehicle:
    V6
    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/1st-gen-tacomas/205044-nunavut-my-build.html
    I just wasted half my life reading that thread looking for pictures...:mad:
     
  20. babytruck

    babytruck Babytruck, babytruck...I've got a babytruck :)

    Joined:
    May 17, 2011
    Member:
    #56797
    Messages:
    9,031
    Gender:
    Female
    NorCal
    Vehicle:
    2010 Barcelona AC 4x4 4.0 6spd
    Well I gotta give the guy SOME hope dontcha think? I don't want to pop the air out of his potato chip bag.....:eek:
     
To Top